articles tagged: encryption
australia declares war on digital security, demands encryption backdoor
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australia declares war on digital security, demands encryption backdoor

Australian lawmakers stunned the country’s techies by passing a law requiring them to help law enforcement snoop on encrypted data on request, and putting e-commerce and basic digital security at risk.

why encryption is an all or nothing affair
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why encryption is an all or nothing affair

District Attorneys are going to try mandating encryption backdoors again and refuse to understand why it can't be done without cratering the modern economy.

why we can’t give governments encryption backdoors
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why we can’t give governments encryption backdoors

District Attorneys want tech companies to create a backdoor to access encrypted information. And if they ever get their wish, you can kiss e-commerce goodbye.

three cheers for encryption and anonymity?
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three cheers for encryption and anonymity?

Web 2.0 was all about sharing and networking. Web 3.0 is emphasizing securing your data from all the people with whom you shared and networked.